Suspect in Verizon store robbery sought

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SCRIPPS RANCH, Calif. – A man suspected of stealing cell phones from a Verizon store was sought by police.

San Diego Police DepartmentThe incident occurred about 8:15 p.m. Saturday at the Wireless Cafe at 10545 Scripps Poway Parkway, San Diego Police officer David Stafford said.

“A man entered the Wireless Cafe, simulated having a handgun, and demanded cash from a female employee,” said Stafford. “The suspect fled with several cell phones.”

The suspect was described as a Hispanic man in his 30s of average height with a medium to chunky build. He was wearing a black hoodie sweat shirt.

There were no injuries.

The incident remains under investigation.